WINCHENDON – Randy L. Courtemanche Sr., 62, of Winchendon, died unexpectedly Wednesday evening, August 24, 2022 in Heywood Hospital.
He was born in Winchendon on November 2, 1959, son of the late Robert (Cookie) and Alice (Girard) Courtemanche and was a lifelong resident of Winchendon.
Randy worked as a machinist at New Hampshire Ball Bearings in Peterborough, NH. Prior to NHBB, Randy worked for many years at Graphicast in Jaffrey, NH. An avid sports fan, he followed the Boston Bruins, Boston Red Sox, and the New England Patriots. He also loved fishing with his wife at Lake Dennison and the Quabbin Reservoir. Randy’s greatest enjoyment was spending time with his family, especially the time he spent with his grandchildren.
He leaves his wife of 32 years, Karen E. (Griffin) Courtemanche; two sons, Robert W. Courtemanche and wife Paige of Winchendon and Randy L. Courtemanche Jr and his wife Trish of Antrim, NH; four grandchildren, Lorelai, Robert, Rosie and Callum Courtemanche; two sisters, Diane Rogers of Winchendon and Cheryl Flood and husband Chris of Troy, NH; two brothers, Robert Courtemanche and wife Glenna of Fitzwilliam, NH and Gary Courtemanche of Brattleboro, VT and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Melissa Courtemanche.
Calling hours in Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon will be Thursday, September 1, 2022 from 4 to 6 P.M.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
To leave an online condolence, please visit www.stone-ladeau.com.
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central St., Winchendon is directing arrangements.
Kevin J. Mack, Walter C. Taylor and Douglas M. Stone, directors